SEO Strategist

£35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Great Benefits Package
01 Jan 2013
29 Jan 2013
Gemma McGeary
Contract Type
Full Time
Central London
Up to £38k plus benefits

The Company

A large, Award Winning international Media Agency part of a large network of Media & Digital specialist agencies around the world.

The International Search team in this agency are committed to creating and co-ordinating unparalleled Search Engine Marketing (SEM) programmes that deliver incremental, measurable business results for its wide range well know blue chip brands.

As well as directly managing local market SEM programmes out of London, the team is tasked with ensuring client objectives and SEM best practice are followed and developed across the local agencies around Europe, Middle East and Africa.

The Role

The burgeoning SEO team is looking for an SEO practitioner to fill the role of SEO Strategist. Your primary role as SEO Strategist will be to effectively deliver of world class SEO campaigns for international clients across a variety of verticals.

What makes this role unique? This is an exciting opportunity to join a newly formed and growing SEO team within a large and successful international agency. You will be coming in right at the start so will have the chance to make your mark and be involved in creating & developing SEO processes & best practice to ensure the services you take to market are the best and fully integrated with PPC, Affiliate, Display & Social Media campaigns.

Client delivery is very much guided by the strategies you develop but the role is also very much hands-on, at an executional level. No two days are the same; expect to be compiling compelling SEO strategies one day to conducting blogger outreach activity the next.

This is a senior role within the SEO team, where you will be responsible for coordinating complex international SEO projects, mentoring more junior members of the team, ensuring best-in-class SEO products and services are delivered and supporting the management team on pitches as required.

*Proven experience in SEO, preferably with an agency background
*Driven and passionate about all things SEO, with the ability to turn ideas into reality
*Strong client-facing skills, with the ability to explain complex ideas in simple terms
*Strong written, numerical, analytical and creative skills - able to come up with great ideas and winning strategies that help websites stand out from their competitors
*Experience running SEO campaigns that deliver results - from rankings through to traffic and ultimately conversions
*Highly technical knowledge of SEO, including; keyword research, competitor analysis, comprehensive site audits/optimisation and all off-site promotion
*Excellent knowledge of link development (both strategic and practical), with hands-on experience across a range of link building techniques
*Knowledge of site analytics solutions such as GA, Omniture and WebTrends - able to take large data sets, analyse and derive useful insights from them

Apply for this role today by sending me your CV via this website. Please note all applications will be made in confidence. Feel free to call me directly on:

Gemma McGeary
Team Manager - Digital Marketing @ PFJ
0207 612 3892 / 07730 526 788

We have a variety of search/digital roles on at present (£26k-£100k), so if this is one is not suitable; please call me to discuss other exciting opportunities which you can apply for.

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